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Join leading breast cancer researchers in discussions about new possibilities in the diagnosis and treatment of metastatic breast cancer. Jennifer A. Pietenpol, PhD, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center, will give the 2nd annual Jayne Koskinas Memorial Lecture.  


**This event is free and open to the public, but requires registration. Please RSVP (follow the link).

WHEN: Wednesday, October 25
      8:30 am - 3:30 pm

WHERE: Hyatt Regency Bethesda
1 Bethesda Metro Center
Bethesda, MD 20814
For driving and parking directions, please visit the Hyatt website.
Convened by Frank J. Rauscher, III, PhD, The Wistar Institute. Supporting organizations include The Wistar Institute and 
the Foundation for the National Institutes of Health.

8 am Breakfast provided

8:30 am Session I Chair: Nancy Boudreau, PhD, NIH/NCI
Update from the Trenches: Clinical Application of New Rx
Clifford Hudis, MD, American Society of Clinical Oncology
Christopher Klebanoff, MD, Memorial Sloan Kettering Cancer Center
Heather McArthur, MD, MPH, Cedars-Sinai Medical Center
Montserrat Garcia-Closas, MD, DrPh, NIH/NCI

New Targets, Models and Mechanisms of Metastasis
Lewis Chodosh, MD, PhD, Perelman School of Medicine, University of Pennsylvania
Qing Chen, MD, PhD, The Wistar Institute
Heide Ford, PhD, University of Colorado

11:15 am Session I Keynote
Michael Gottesman, MD, NIH/NCI

11:45 am Lunch provided

12:30 pm Session II Chair: Shannon Hughes, PhD, NIH/NCI
Tumor Biology, Targeted Therapies and Resistance
Patricia Steeg, PhD, NIH/NCI
Saraswati Sukumar, PhD, Johns Hopkins Medicine
Frank McCormick, PhD, UCSF Helen Diller Family Comprehensive Cancer Center

New Technologies and Immunotherapy

José Conejo-Garcia, MD, PhD, H. Lee Moffitt Cancer Center & Research Institute
Piotr Grodzinski, PhD, NIH/NCI
David Piwnica-Worms, MD, PhD, MD Anderson Cancer Center

2:55 pm Session II Keynote | The Jayne Koskinas Memorial Lecture
Jennifer A. Pietenpol, PhD, Vanderbilt-Ingram Cancer Center

Reception immediately following